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  1. Giants' arms fuel sweep, but does this staff have legs?Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Press Democrat

    ... brings us to his fastball. Lincecum struggles to throw it harder than 87 miles per hour. It's almost as slow as Barry Zito's fastball. Lincecum threw 93 miles per hour when he won back-to-back Cy Youngs - he was a power pitcher. Now, he's a finesse ...

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  2. Dodgers release Freddy Garcia among flurry of movesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | NewsOK.com

    ... innings. He allowed five earned runs in two innings against the Sounds opposite of former Cy Young Award winner Barry Zito . Garcia signed just before the end of spring training after spending 2014 in Taiwan's Chinese Professional Baseball League. ...

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  3. Sun is setting on Barry Zito's career with Oakland Athletics, baseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Call to the Pen

    Mar 31, 2015; Tempe, AZ, USA; Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Barry Zito leaves the field after the third inning against the Los Angeles Angels at Tempe Diablo Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports In 2002, Barry Zito was difficult to touch.

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  4. Giants lose eighth straight, pledge fealty to DiamondbacksRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... bad team. At least consider it. Josh Collmenter won't be in the league in five years. He can't throw harder than Barry Zito. Literally, Barry Zito today, the guy in Nashville, trying to make a comeback. The Giants couldn't hit him. Yusmeiro Petit ...

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  5. Remembering the early slumps you've already forgottenRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... in a search for slumps that didn't mean anything. Okay, they're off to their worst start in three years, since Barry Zito saved them and the Giants had a pleasant season over all. A huge part of the Giants' struggles this year, other than their ...

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  6. Game 2 of the 2014 NLCS--When Last We Saw Busch StadiumRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | Viva El Birdos

    ... team in the fifth game of the World Series; the game (and the series) was won by the Boston Red Sox. In 2012, Barry Zito (said while raising my fist to the sky, shaking angrily) pitched 7.2 scoreless innings, setting the stage for a shutout of the ...

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  7. Padres beat Giants 1-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Mercury-Register

    ... locating them near enough to the plate to keep the Padres swinging. By the middle innings, he was a right-handed Barry Zito. His fastball was in the 85-87 mph range. "I'm really not trying to shoot for better," Lincecum said. "If it's 85 to 88 and ...

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  8. Extra Baggs: No demise yet for Giants rotation, grading McGehee's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Mercury-Register

    Remember way back when the Giants rotation was full of dry rot and falling apart? When you wondered how they could hope to get five clean innings from anyone besides Madison Bumgarner? When a 162-game season never appeared so impossibly long to span? Tim Lincecum was more or less a right-handed Barry Zito in a 1-0 loss to the Padres on Friday, at peace with an 85-89 mph fastball that never cracked 90 once and staying within his delivery while spinning seven shutout innings. A night earlier, Tim Hudson used the shadowy conditions to his benefit while throwing 6 1/3 shutout innings.

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  9. Giants agree with Kevin Correia on a Triple-A contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    In sudden need of more pitching depth at Triple-A Sacramento, the Giants are bringing back a familiar face. And no, it's not Barry Zito.

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  10. Giants Splash: Game 2 lineups, plus hot start for hittersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | SFGate

    ... the minors or a wild card from outside the organization. There are experienced starters available, starting with Barry Zito, of course, assigned to the A's Triple-A team in Nashville. Onetime Giant Kevin Correia is a free agent at the moment. Joe ...

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  11. Opening Day Preview: 4/6, Arizona Diamondbacks vs. San Francisco GiantsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | AZ SnakePit

    ... effective, and largely under the radar, while some far larger contracts crashed and burned for the Giants e.g. Barry Zito , Tim Lincecum and Matt Cain. Bumgarner and Cliff Lee are the only NL players to have put up 200+ innings with an ERA+ of 100 ...

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  12. MLB Bullets Is On A MissionRead the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... says he's going to change his style and throw softer this season , presumably in an effort to stay healthy. Barry Zito accepted an assignment to the Athletics Triple-A affiliate in Nashville. (Man, that sounds weird. No pun intended.) Zito displayed ...

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  13. Nashville Sounds announce Tentative Roster for Opening DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Clarksville Online

    ... Fall League. Three-time American League All-Star, two-time World Series champion and 2002 Cy Young Award winner Barry Zito will start the year with the Sounds. Signed as a minor league free agent on February 17th, the left-hander last appeared with ...

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  14. The Marlins lost to a Double-A team this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Sporting News

    ... hosted and beat the Rockies in 2011. A sold out crowd in Fresno, Calif. watched their Triple-A Grizzlies defeat Barry Zito and the Giants 4-3 on March 27, 2008. Jake Peavy allowed two home runs in the White Sox loss at Triple-A Charlotte on April 1, ...

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  15. Barry Zito sent to minors, accepts with graceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Sporting News

    After a year away from baseball, Barry Zito attempted to make a comeback this spring with the team that made him a star. However, Zito's attempt to make the Athletics' opening day roster didn't end exactly as planned.

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  16. Quote of the day: Zito accepts Triple-A moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | CBS Sports

    On Saturday, the Athletics wrapped up their spring schedule against the Giants at the O.co Coliseum. Lefty Barry Zito, who is attempting a comeback, threw a scoreless inning in the game and received a very big ovation from the A's fans in attendance.

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  17. Barry Zito cheered, then sent to Triple-A NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Marin Independent Journal

    Barry Zito knew he would have to prove himself if he were to pitch again in the major leagues. He'll try to do that with the A's Triple-A team, the Nashville Sounds.

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  18. A's Zito cheered, then sent to Triple-A NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | The Fresno Bee

    - Barry Zito made his return to the O.co Coliseum mound Saturday and two standing ovations while pitching a perfect sixth inning in the Bay Bridge Series exhibition finale against the Giants. The Giants won the game 2-1 behind five shutout innings ...

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  19. Tim Hudson throws 5 shutout innings, Giants beat A's 2-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | The Fresno Bee

    - Tim Hudson tossed five shutout innings, then stuck around in the dugout long enough to watch old pal Barry Zito pitch a perfect inning of relief for the Oakland Athletics during the San Francisco Giants' 2-1 victory Saturday in the final spring ...

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  20. A's left-hander Barry Zito headed for Triple-A NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Erie Times News

    Oakland Athletics pitcher Barry Zito throws in relief against the San Francisco Giants during an exhibition baseball game, Saturday, April 4, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. San Francisco won 2-1.

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